SoftBank will provide winners with funding for prototype development, test marketing, and possible deployment through the tech giant's sales channels.
Masayoshi Son says the chair of the future won't be a piece of furniture - it will be a healthcare device that's connected to your shoes and refrigerator.
Masayoshi Son gave a radical keynote at SoftBank World 2015, unveiling Pepper for Biz and predicting that the singularity will arrive in 2018.
SoftBank's got to be one of the most intriguing and in equal measure exciting Technology Ventures of our times.
India’s hot startup is in the news again for the wrong reasons.
Senior executives will work in tandem with the board to ensure smooth functioning.
Housing founders didn’t know that investors were negotiating a deal with Quikr. They were slapped with a term sheet yesterday.
In the “Housing style” he picks up his marker to explain smallest of the details and fumbles to find alternative words to IIT-Bombay lingo *macha rahe hai* (mea...
It has entered into a joint venture with Foxconn and Indian conglomerate Bharti to invest in cleantech startups in India.
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1,000 Pepper robots will go on sale to consumers in Japan starting this Saturday - but their intended future as human companions remains uncertain.
The investments, acquisitions, and partnerships are meant to digitally facilitate its buyers and sellers, as well as strengthen its logistics capabilities.
DramaFever CEO Suk Park discusses life under SoftBank, his big deal with Nikesh Arora, and the company's quest for great Asian content.
Rahul Yadav’s shares are worth approximately US$30 million. Each employee gets one year of their annual salaries worth of Housing stocks.
Rahul Yadav who had called his investors “intellectually incapable” in his resignation, has now apologized to the investors.
One month before SingPost and Trikomsel launch a joint ecommerce venture in Indonesia, SoftBank places a bet on Trikomsel.
Drew Houston, Dropbox co-founder and CEO, was in Tokyo this morning to announce a business partnership with Japanese telco SoftBank.